Tag: Singapore haze

Gov’t agencies all set to combat ‘haze effects’ – NEA

Led by NEA and comprised of 28 government agencies, the Government's Haze Task Force (HTF) is all set to deal with the ill-effects of the haze on the general public. Different strategies have been laid down to provide varied responses to different levels and intensities...

Four Indonesian provinces on disaster alert as hot spots rise

By Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja Four Indonesian provinces - including one that sits on Singapore's doorstep - are officially on disaster alert after a rising number of hot spots were detected within their boundaries. Riau, South Sumatra, West Kalimantan and Central Kalimantan provinces have declared a disaster alert status,...

Singapore’s intrepid haze fighter

By Pang Xue Qiang Most Singaporeans study the PSI and PM2.5 to find out the extent of the haze and then complain about the Indonesian forest fires. And then there is Tan Yi Han, 29, founder of the People's Movement to Stop Haze (PM.Haze). “My interest in...